|When:||May 14, 2012 @ 09:00 AM MDT - May 18, 2012 @ 05:00 AM MDT|
University of Oxford - Department for Continuing Education
|Description:||The Adverse Drug Reactions, Drug Interactions, and Pharmacovigilance course is a one-week module of the MSc in Experimental Therapeutics. Offered by the Section of Clinical Pharmacology and the Department for Continuing Education’s CPD Centre, the teaching will be led by Dr Jeffrey K. Aronson, Reader in Clinical Pharmacology at the University of Oxford, and will feature face-to-face lectures and tutorials from some of the country's leading clinicians and scientists.
The module can be taken as a stand-alone short course. It includes group work, discussions, guest lectures, and interaction and feedback with tutors and lecturers.
The Adverse Drug Reactions, Drug Interactions, and Pharmacovigilance course will provide students with the opportunity to learn more about and discuss the following topics:
Adverse drug reactions — epidemiology and classification
Adverse drug reactions — mechanisms
Adverse drug reactions — monitoring and prevention
Systematic reviews of adverse drug reactions
Drug interactions — epidemiology and mechanisms
Drug interactions — prevention
Beneficial drug interactions—using combinations of drugs
Methods of pharmacovigilance